Himure-Hachiman-gu Shrine is one of the 44,000 Hachiman-gu shrines in Japan. Hachiman-gu Shrines are originally dedicated to the god of fortune in war, but Himure-Hachiman-gu Shrine has flourished through worship by merchants in the Omi area.
257 Miyauchi-cho, Omihachimangu, Shiga 523-0828
Directions 1 Take the JR Tokaido Shinkansen from Nagoya to Maibara. (about 27min) Switch to the JR Tokaido Sanyo Main Line and take the train from Maibara to Omihachiman. (about 26min) At Omihachiman take the bus heading to Choumeiji and get off at Osugicho. (about 12min) Directions 2 Take the JR Tokaido Sanyo Main Line at from Shin Osaka to Omihachiman. (about 1h) At Omihachiman take the bus heading to Choumeiji and get off at Osugichio. (about 12min)
|Average visit length||1 hour|